Myanmar Coup and Internet Shutdowns

ABSTRACT

Asia Centre’s Briefing Note, Myanmar Coup and Internet Shutdowns, pulls together key information related to the internet shutdowns following the military takeover of the country. Covering the period 1-15 February 2021, the Note provides a timeline of the shutdowns, citizen reactions, statements by technology companies, legal analysis of key laws and Myanmar’s international obligations. Asia Centre will continue to track developments related to internet freedoms in Myanmar and Southeast Asia.

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